Information Technology 1 – 9811

Grade Level: 10, 11, 12 Credits: 2 Type: Practical Art or this class can count toward your third math or science credit 

School: CACC

Prerequisite: Passing grades for both semesters (averaging 70% or higher) in IT Essentials

Information Technology is IT! IT is the use of computers and software to manage information. Your introduction to the fundamentals of networking concepts and technologies will prepare you for exciting hands-on experiences that will add to your tech skills toolbox. Areas of study include the OSI model, TCP/IP model, MAC and IP mapping, cable installation and basic LAN equipment setup. Since a solid education and specific certifications are the best way to progress in an IT career, students will receive the Cisco Student Certification upon passing. What a great starting point for a successful career in IT! Every student will have an opportunity to advance personal and professional skills through participation in SkillsUSA.

College dual credit: may be available